Sternbergia lutea growing geophyte of the genus Sternbergia also known as Lily of the field, Sternbergia lutea is perennial plant summer deciduous and used as ornamental plant, can grow in mediterranean or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 6-10.
Leaves are narrow and grow in groups linked together.
Sternbergia lutea flower
Flower color is yellow there are 6 petals with 6 yellow stamens, flower start to grow in the first rains, after this the leaves start to grow.
Sternbergia lutea for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Sternbergia lutea growing and care:
Dry summer or take the bulbs out of the ground, sandy soil, well drain soil, don’t let weeds grow
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Bulb Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction? Yes Difficulties or problems when growing: Need dry summer Summer, autumn, winter Planting season: Snail, slugs Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Summer How to prune: When all the leaves are dry, prune all Size of the plant? 10-30 cm, 4-12 inches Growth speed in optimal condition: Slow growing Small amount of water / Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Autumn Bloom season: General information about the flower Flower color yellow there are 6 petals with 6 yellow stamens Thinning the bloom: Wind and rain Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Summer planting, Winter planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Slow growing plants
Deciduous, Geophyte, Leaf plant, Perennial plant
Floristry, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Regularly water, Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental plant